The Irom Sharmila Scholarship , set up in honour of Irom Sharmila’s fight for constitutional values, is open to any post graduate student (MA/MSc onwards to PhD) enrolled in any educational institution in Delhi in any subject who comes from an area with internal armed conflict.
The award is based on combination of financial need , academic merit, contribution to society and suffering under AFSPA or similar laws.
The scholarship is a lump sum of Rs 50,000.
Interested candidates should send a detailed covering letter explaining why they should be considered and a copy of their CV to : [email protected]
Last date for sending applications : December 31, 2014